History at Weber State
Weber State’s history degree broadens your worldview, helping you understand how significant events, cultures and people shaped our world while gaining valuable research and analytical skills for your future career.
Weber State history majors have a wide range of elective courses to choose from and numerous scholarships to help you earn your degree. The history department is also home to the “Journal of World History,” which provides our interns with the opportunity to prepare historical research on cross-cultural or transnational scale for publication.
Weber State’s history department, along with the Weber Historical Society, regularly invites historians to campus to lecture on topics from across the globe and around the state.
Beyond the Classroom
WSU’s German Exchange Program offers History Majors study abroad credit at the prestigious University of Tübingen in Germany. After graduation, our alumni go on to rewarding careers in law, business, journalism, management, teaching, publishing and more.
Class of 2020
"Finishing my program at Weber State through the History Department contributed to my development as a critical historian. The rigor of the courses forced me to think about history analytically and to take multiple perspectives. Looking back, I know the excellent faculty helped prepare me for my career as an educator."